CRH lifts overall Winners Award at 2018 Published Accounts Awards

Nov 09, 2018

CRH plc has been announced as the Overall Winner of this year’s Chartered Accountants Leinster Society Published Accounts Awards, in addition to winning the ‘Large Companies – Main Securities Market’ Award category.  Now in its 41st year, the awards, which are sponsored by Euronext (formerly the Irish Stock Exchange) took place at a special gala evening event on Thursday 8 November 2018, attended by over 300 business professionals in The Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin.

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A total of 27 public and private companies, including not-for-profit organisations competed as finalists across eleven distinct award categories.

 Among the category winners were IFG Group plc, which took the award for Small/Medium Quoted Companies and DCC plc, which won the ‘Irish Companies listed on a Foreign Market’ Award for the fourth consecutive year. In the ‘Enterprise Securities Market’ category, Total Produce plc claimed first place.

ESB maintained its remarkable track record, winning the ‘Statutory Unquoted Large Entities’ Award for the eighth time.  In the ‘Not-For-Profit’ Award categories, Concern and Aidlink came out on top among the various finalists. Best Digital Reporting award went to Kingspan Group plc. And in the final two awards on the night, Kerry Group plc came out winners in the ‘Social Responsibility Reporting Award with  Green Reit scooping the ‘Branding, Communication & Marketing’ Award category for the presentation and design of its financial accounts Annual Report.    

The full list of award winners is as follows:

  • Overall Winner: CRH plc
  • Small/Medium Quoted Company: IFG Group plc
  • Large Quoted Company: CRH plc
  •  Large Company listed on a foreign market: DCC plc
  • Enterprise Securities Market Company: Total Produce
  • Statutory Unquoted Large Entity: ESB
  • Large not-for-profit: Concern
  • Small/Medium not-for-profit: Aidlink
  • Best Digital Reporting Award: Kingspan Group plc
  • Best Social Responsibility Reporting Award: Kerry Group plc
  • Best Branding Communication and Marketing Award: Green REIT